LINGUIST List 10.628

Thu Apr 29 1999

Books: Avail for Review: Writing, Reading, Literacy

Editor for this issue: Andrew Carnie <>

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  • Andrew Carnie, Available for Review: Literacy and Writing

    Message 1: Available for Review: Literacy and Writing

    Date: Thu, 29 Apr 1999 20:35:15 -0400 (EDT)
    From: Andrew Carnie <>
    Subject: Available for Review: Literacy and Writing

    The books listed below are in the LINGUIST office and now available for review. If you are interested in reviewing a book (or leading a discussion of the book); please contact our book review editor, Andrew Carnie, Ph.D., at: Please include in your request message a brief statement about your research interests, background, affiliation and other information that might be valuable to help us select a suitable reviewer. Do not include an electronic CV or a URL linking to a personal homepage. These will be ignored.

    Please also send a surface mail address for us to send the book to.


    Waters, Glenys (1998) Local Literacies: Theory and Practice. SIL, Dallas

    Nunn, Anneke (1998) Dutch Orthography: A systematic investigation of the Spelling of Dutch Words. Holland Academic Graphics: The Hague

    Wang, Inhoff and Chen (1999) Readign Chinese Script: A Cognitive Analysis. Lawrence Erlbaum Associates. Mahwah NJ.

    If you buy one of these books please tell the publisher or author that you saw it advertised on the LINGUIST list.

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    1998 Contributors

  • Addison Wesley Longman
  • Anthropological Linguistics
  • Blackwell Publishers
  • Cambridge University Press
  • Cascadilla Press
  • Cassell
  • CSLI Publications
  • Edinburgh University Press
  • Finno-Ugrian Society
  • Garland Publishing
  • Holland Academic Graphics (HAG)
  • John Benjamins Publishing Company
  • Lawrence Erlbaum Assoc.
  • MIT Press--Books Division
  • MIT Working Papers in Linguistics
  • Mouton de Gruyter
  • Oxford University Press
  • Francais Pratique
  • Hermes
  • Pacific Linguistics
  • Routledge
  • Summer Institute of Linguistics